Acrodysostosis

Also known as

  • AcroD Acridysosyosis 2 with or without hormone resistance

AcroD is a rare genetic disorder affecting the growth of bones, causes learning disabilities can affect hearing and in some cases sight. Most cases in families are from a new mutation but in a few cases it is inherited

Condition details

The symptoms include short fingers and toes, underdeveloped facial bones small flat nose. Some cases there can be spinal stenosis Learning difficulties Delay in reaching milestones Hearing problems resulting in hearing aids Short stature

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Typical age range of first manifestation

  • Does not manifest in Baby
  • Does not manifest in Toddler
  • Does not manifest in Child 4-10
  • Does not manifest in Child 10-18
  • Does not manifest in Adult

Symptoms

Affected genes identified to date

Inheritance patterns

Is Autosomal dominant

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